Sunday, November 17, 2019

J$5B in cocaine, ganja seized at sea

The Jamaica Defence Force (JDF), in collaboration with its international partners, has seized more than $4 billion worth of cocaine and ganja estimated at...

Dominica election on December 6

Dominicans go to the polls on December 6 to elect a new government after Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit Tuesday night announced that he had...

Relief for C’bean immigrants facing deportation for some non-violent crimes

The Brooklyn District Attorney's Office has announced a major initiative that could lead to the reduction or removal of criminal convictions for Caribbean and...

PM Mottley: LIAT ‘doomed’ under current ownership

Prime Minister Mia Mottley has insisted that the regional airline jointly owned by Barbados and three other Caribbean governments is “doomed” under its current...

British firm affected election outcome says Grenada Opposition Leader

The newly elected  leader of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Franka Bernardine, believes that the former political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica assisted...

US revokes visas of Daryl Vaz, Phillip Paulwell in Jamaica

Minister without portfolio in the Economic Growth and Job Creation Ministry, Daryl Vaz has revealed that his United States visa has been revoked. Minister Vaz...

Experts discuss linking nature-based and climate change solutions

The Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC), the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and SwedBio at the Stockholm Resilience Centre are hosting one...

Regional consultation on CSME in Barbados

As Barbados leads efforts to ensure that the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME) is implemented in the region, a special stakeholders’ conference on...

CARICOM congratulates Dominica on ‘impressive strides’ since Independence

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has extended congratulations to Dominica as the country observes its 41st Anniversary of Independence on Nov. 3. “The strides that Dominica...

US officials seize $48M worth of cocaine near Puerto Rico

Federal authorities say they have seized an estimated $48 million worth of cocaine off Puerto Rico's south coast. U.S. Customs and Border Protection said officials...